Entertainment for a party, wedding or any other occasion plays a very important role in creating the right atmosphere for you and your guests to enjoy. Indian weddings are considered incomplete without music, dance and other kinds of entertainment. With more and more people aiming for larger than life wedding celebrations, wedding entertainment is of utmost importance, with options for any kind of budget. Choosing the right entertainment option is therefore very important as if can affect the overall success of any event.
For a long time now, DJs were considered the most feasible and the most obvious choice for party entertainment. Today this scenario has changed, with people planning theme weddings and the entertainment to be in sync with the theme. Live performances have become very common in wedding receptions. The range of options available is as varied as the different cultural and traditional facets of India. The choices include Indian classical musicians, dance troupes, traditional singers and musicians, traditional folk dance performers, exotic dance performances and even performances by Bollywood celebrities. Harpist, sitar, flutes and shenai are instruments used to provide background music during more solemn Indian functions like poojas and the wedding ceremonies. Celebrities like Katrina Kaif, Shah Rukh Khan, Malaika Arora Khan are perfect for a Bollywood themed party while singers like Kailash Kher and Talat Aziz can give concert style performances for a gazal night. Your guests will definitely be impressed watching their favorite stars performing live, exclusively for them! There are also many celebrity musical bands such as Jaggi D, Sukhbir, Bombay Rockers, Junoon who will ensure that your guests have a good time and make your occasion a grand and memorable event. International artists like Akon, Shakira and Kylie Minogue have also displayed their talents for a few famous Indian weddings.
Although music plays an integral part in Indian wedding celebrations, your wedding entertainment need not solely be a musical act. You can intersperse your music with live acts by jugglers, acrobats, mimes, magicians or even stand up comedians to keep the party going. To treat your guests to a more classy and offbeat act, opera singers and ballerinas are fabulous options! Since both these acts involve story telling through song and dance, you can also share your love story with your guests through these acts.